A Renewed Mission: What’s next for Right To Know

  When TheStory.ie came into this world nearly ten years ago now, it began as an experimental blog run by journalists on a volunteer basis. It was an attempt to bring together investigative journalism, the right to freedom of information (FOI), and transparency advocacy, to see what would come out. Through the use of systematic […]

Lobbying the Data Protection Commissioner

Should the Data Protection Commissioner be transparent about lobbying communications she receives? That is a question we are asking the Information Commissioner to answer in an application we filed last week for a review of a decision of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner to refuse to grant access to records relating to communications with […]